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#11 Old 04-16-2012, 08:56 PM
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Originally Posted by Gustling View Post
It's hard to believe that vehicle with less than 60K miles already needs a boatload of money put into it. Check that stuff out yourself if you're mechanically handy, or find another mechanic for a second opinion. There are some knowledgeable folks on here that can and will help you out. Welcome to the Club!

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A big X 2 on the 2nd opinion... The steering gear (box) leak and the ball joints shot seem a bit sketchy to me, considering the low miles.

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#12 Old 04-16-2012, 09:11 PM
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For the gear box if the stop leak doesn't work, or if you buy a new one and want a good spare:


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#13 Old 04-16-2012, 10:42 PM
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AWESOME!!!!! That was exactly what I was looking for! Thanks!

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